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freight car

noun

Simple Definition of freight car

  • : a railroad car that is used for carrying goods

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of freight car

US

  1. :  a railroad car that is used for carrying goods

Word by Word Definitions

freightplay
  1. :  the compensation paid for the transportation of goods

    :  cost

    :  goods to be shipped :  cargo

  1. :  to load with goods for transportation

    :  burden, charge

    :  to transport or ship by freight

  1. :  a vehicle moving on wheels: as

    :  carriage, chariot

    :  a vehicle designed to move on rails (as of a railroad)


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